Adeline R. Michael Clarchick
Retired Carmichaels school teacher
Adeline R. Michael Clarchick, 83, of Carmichaels, died Monday, September 9, 2013, in her home.
Mrs. Clarchick was born March 24, 1930, in Thomas, W.Va., a daughter of the late Thomas and Amelia Joseph Michael.
On June 30, 1962, she married John R. Clarchick, who survives.
Also surviving are three children, John Clarchick of Carmichaels, Michael Clarchick of Boynton Beach, Fla., and Mary (Dean) Silverthorn of Carmichaels; seven grandchildren, Michael Ryan Haller, Rachael, Stephanie, and Patrick Pratt, Pauline, Heather, and Victoria Clarchick; three great-grandchildren, Lillian, Mya and Gracelyn Pratt; two brothers, Charles Michael, Thomas (Barbara) Michael; and two sisters, Jenny Murphy and Amy (Duke) George.
Deceased are two sisters, Sally Carom and Mary Hanna, and a brother, Joseph Michael.
Mrs. Clarchick was a graduate of Seton Hill College and Case Western Reserve University.
She was a teacher at the former St. Joseph Catholic School, Uniontown, and retired from the Carmichaels Area School District.
Mrs. Clarchick was a former member of St. George Maronite Church, Uniontown, and had recently been made a member of the Order of St. Sharbel.
She was a member of St. Hugh Roman Catholic Church, Carmichaels, and Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, Myrtle Beach, S.C. She was a member of the Altar Rosary Society at St. Hugh. For many years, Mr. and Mrs. Clarchick sold religious articles at St. Hugh in support of the CCD Classes.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in Lesako Funeral Home Inc., 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, 724-966-5100, Paul M. Lesako, funeral director/supervisor. A Prayer Service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, September 12, in the funeral home Chapel followed by a Mass at 11:30 a.m. in St. Hugh Church, Carmichaels, with the Rev. John Bauer, Celebrant.
Interment will follow in Greene County Memorial Park, Waynesburg. A Parish Wake Service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Hugh CCD Fund, 408 Rt. 88 Rd., Carmichaels, Pa. 15320. Obituary available at www.lesakofuneralhomeinc.com.